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Caught in Love and Kindness

As I write this letter, the leaves are dying a beautiful red and gold death while I grapple with the fact that another year eclipses to an end.  I have not done half of what I’d hoped to do and did so much more than I planned. As I reflect on another span of 365…

Christmas and All Things New

I’ve often wondered about the time of year that we choose to celebrate the advent of the One who came to redeem the world, and make all things new. There it is backed right up against the New Year. The irony is that Evil hates Christmas; it also hates All Things New: new years, new…

Advent and The Epic Plot

Advent reflections.. “How do I happen to believe in God? I will give one more answer which can be stated briefly. Writing novels, I got into the habit of looking for plots. After awhile, I began to suspect that my own life had a plot. And after awhile more, I began to suspect that life…

Emmanuel, God With Us

Advent reflections… Once upon a time, in far away land, a father had a dream. In his dream, an evil man rode hard toward his baby boy, seeking to take his life. The father rose quickly, woke his wife, and readied his donkey. The four fled to Egypt. Can you imagine their joy? Can you…

The Other Christmas Story

I’m honored that Vyrso Voice, a leading Christian blog, invited me to share reflections on the Advent during their Advent blog series.  May these next days of Advent reflections encourage you as you reflect on the coming King… The Other Christmas Story It was the Thursday night before Thanksgiving. Bright lights burned through the darkness…

Suppled by Love

I have a little Paso Fino horse named Rusty. When I bought a used saddle for him, I noticed the offside strap for the synch needed replacing so I bought a new piece of leather to go on the old saddle. Even though I worked it with my hands, and applied …

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From her camp in the desert Kimberly L. Smith pulls back the canvas of her tent to show us the good, the bad and the ugly of our world today…

Tomi Lee “T.L.” Grover, PhD Anti-trafficking consultant and founder of

Reading this book will propel us all beyond our self-imposed boundaries, to the ultimate risk of finding and following Christ’s call for our own lives.

Rev. Dr. Lauran Bethell Global consultant, Ministries with Victims of Human Trafficking and Prostitution

This is more than a well-written, powerful, and inspiring story… This book is contagious.

Dr. Gary Fenton Senior pastor, Dawson Family of Faith and Dawson Memorial Baptist Church

The greatest stories aren’t about undaunted characters who overcome their greatest foes but about unlikely characters who overcome their greatest fears. Kimberly Smith is one of those characters. And this is one of those stories.

Ken Gire Author of Moments with the Savior, Windows of the Soul, and The North Face of God

What you read in this book will be used of God to motivate you to action on behalf of vulnerable children around the world. In the process, as you walk with Kimberly, you may also find perspective, forgiveness and healing in your own life.

Randy Alcorn Author of Heaven and If God is Good

I read her book on the flight home. I began weeping in the first half hour and I was mesmerized and captured for 5 hours straight. The book haunted me.

Dr. Dan Allender Author of To Be Told and Founding President of Mars Hill Graduate School

Kimberly Smith voluntarily walks through the gates of hell. If you can read her accounts without being affected, you should check for a pulse.

Philip Yancey Author of What Good is God? and What's So Amazing about Grace

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